Writing Better Social Letters
Coronet Instructional Films
EXPLAINS FORMS & PURPOSES OF SOCIAL LETTERS, PRINCIPLES OF LETTER WRITING. TEENAGE BOY AND SISTER SIT AT DINING ROOM TABLE WRITING THANK YOU LETTER TO GRANDPARENTS FOR VACATION STAY (FLASHBACKS). LISTS 5 PARTS OF FRIENDLY LETTER.
Director: Ted Peshak. Cameraman: Dale Sharkey. Writers: Hartley Pfeil, Royal. Editor: Dick Kirschner. Educational Collaborator: Ruth Strang, Ph.D., Professor of Education, Teachers College, Columbia University.
November 17, 2013
Letters...We Wrote Letters...
Just think; they mailed those letters with a 3 cent stamp - 2 cents if it wasn't sealed (like ya did with Christmas cards).
Good movie for its day - makes some excellent points. Nice acting. The kids look truly related - their eyes are almost identical.
October 16, 2013
A thing of the past
Cute and perhaps effective for its time, but letter writing is becoming obsolete in our modern world of instant communication.